PRESIDENCY OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY
PRESIDENCY OF DEFENCE INDUSTRIES (SSB)
Presidency of Defence Industries (SSB) is the procurement authority under the Presidency of The Republic of Turkey. SSB’s major function is putting into effect the decisions taken by the main decision making body The Defense Industry Executive Committee which makes critical decisions relating to the defense industry, including major procurement projects. SSB’s functions also include reorganizing the existing Turkish Defense Industry to conform to international defense industry standards and strategic planning for the production of defense products in the sector. SSB aims to build a defense industry that welcomes private entrepreneurship and allows balanced collaboration with international partners.
Since its establishment, the Presidency of Defence Industries (SSB) has made significant achievements in building the blocks for a modern national defence industry in Turkey. As a result of considerable dedication and efforts, key defence industry institutions have been established to meet not only the requirements of the Turkish Armed Forces but also friendly and allied nations, each filling an important void in its field.
With the extensive contribution of highly technologic national, multinational and joint defence industry projects undertaken by SSB, now in Turkey, defence industry become a highly capable community comprising large-scale main contractors, numerous sub-system manufacturers, SMEs, R&D companies who are involved in high-tech, niche areas, research institutes and universities. Today, our defense industry has reached an annual production capacity of 6.7 billion USD with an export capacity of 1.9 billion USD.
Contact Person : Can Atuk
Address : Devlet Mahallesi, Süleyman Emin Caddesi No: 6-7 Çankaya / Ankara
City : Ankara
Country : Turkey
Phone : +90 312 411 9000